Dates: 6th-8th Mar  2021
Category: Heritage Tour
Grade: Easy

2 Nights, 3 Days, Travel | Hotel | FOOD

cost : ₹ 9,600 per person

Call us: 989 269 1821 hours: 10am-9pm

In this Tour, we are going to be exploring the other side of Madhya Pradesh which is rarely explored. Madhya Pradesh is truly a feast for those who look for Historical forts & monuments, religious places, Ancient Paintings.

We will be taking you to some of the offbeat places in MP Major being Sanchi Stupa, Udaygiri and Bhimbetka.

The Bhimbetka rock shelters are an archaeological site in central India that exhibits the earliest traces of human life on the Indian subcontinent and evidence of beginning of Stone Age. Bhimbetka is home to close to 500 pre-historic rock shelters and caves which have a large no. of paintings. These were discovered in 1957 and declared as UNESCO World Heritage site in 2003.The oldest paintings are considered to be 30,000 years old. The use of natural colors has ensured that the paintings have endured better over time. They are an insight into the first traces of pre-historic mankind like lifestyle, festivals, hunting and agriculture.

Sanchi Stupa is a Buddhist complex, famous for its Great Stupa (Maha Stupa), on a hilltop at Sanchi Town. This Mahastupa is one of the oldest stone structures in India, and an important monument of Indian Architecture and also a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It was originally commissioned by the emperor Ashoka in the 3rd century BCE to preserve and spread the Buddhist philosophy. It is one of the most important places for Buddhist pilgrimage and pilgrims from around the world visit this place.

The Udayagiri Caves are twenty rock-cut caves near Vidisha, Madhya Pradesh from the early years of the 5th century CE. They contain some of the oldest surviving Hindu temples and iconography in India. One of India’s most important archaeological sites, the Udayagiri hills and its caves are protected monuments managed by the Archaeological Survey of India.

We will also be visiting Bhojeshwar temple which has one of the tallest Shivalinga in India. Along with that, we will visit Taj-Ul-Masque which is one of the largest mosques in India and Asia.

Join us to explore these architectural wonders and take a walk in history.

  • Visit to UNESCO World Heritage Site, Sanchi Stupa
  • Exploring another UNESCO World Heritage Site, Bhimbetka Rock shelters
  • Explore Massive Raisen Fort
  • Visiting one of the largest mosque-Taj-Ul Haq in India and Asia
  • Visit to Rock cut caves at Udaygiri
  • Ample amount of Photography opportunities

Inclusions:

  • Hotel stay for 2 night on twin/triple sharing
  • Sleeper (Non AC) train ticket charges for Mumbai-Bhopal-Mumbai
  • Sightseeing by Private AC vehicle as per the mentioned on the itinerary
  • Entry Fees, Guide
  • Meals in Bhopal (as mentioned on the itinerary)
  • Tripper Journeys expertise

Exclusions:

  • AC Class Train Fare difference
  • Meals in Train journey
  • Mineral Water, Beverages cost
  • Any other expenses which are not mentioned in ‘Inclusions’

Day 0, Friday, 5th Mar:

Board train for Bhopal by 7.30 pm from CST.

Day 1, Saturday, 6th Mar: Arrival in Bhopal-Bhojpur Bhimbetka sightseeing

Arrival in Bhopal by 9.30 a.m.

We will check in into hotel and freshen up.
Post Breakfast, Leave for exploration.
Visit Bhimbetka and Bhojpur.

Come back to Hotel after dinner.
(Lunch and Dinner)

Day 2, Sunday, 7th Mar : Sanchi-Udaygiri-Raisen Exploration  

Post breakfast, Proceed towards Sanchi and Udaygiri caves at Vidisha.
Explore Raisen fort in second half of the day.

Come back to Hotel after dinner.
(Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

Day 3, Monday, 8th Mar: Local Bhopal Sightseeing.

Post Breakfast, Explore local places in Bhopal.
Move towards Bhopal Station to take train back to Mumbai.

(Breakfast and Lunch)

Day 4, Tuesday, 9th Mar:

Arrival in Mumbai by 7.00 am.